Changing the cycle of abuse in Senegal

In Senegal, many children are caught in a vicious cycle of begging and abuse. Children as young as five are sent to the city to learn the Koran. In return for this education, the master forces the Talibes […]

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David Livingstone 200

David Livingstone

19 March 2013 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of David Livingstone. This missionary, explorer, writer and medic rose from humble beginnings in a Lanarkshire tenement to become celebrated as “Africa’s first freedom fighter.” Numerous events are […]

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